In 1994 Indian President Shri Shankar Dayal Sharma visited Muscat on official trip – when AI flight landed 3 rare incidents happened
1. Oman King never visits airport to receive dignitaries of any country – never . But d Oman king came to airport to receive d President
2. When d flight landed the Oman King climbed up d steps n received d President from his seat .
3 . After alighting d flight there was a car with d Chauffeur standing . But d King signed d driver to move n he himself drove d car with President’s to d suit .
Later when d reporters questioned d King why he broke so many protocols ?
D King replied “ I did not go to d airport to receive Mr. Sharma because he was India’s President . I studied in India n learnt so many things, when I was studying in PUNE , Mr. Sharma was my Professor – that is why I did this“ !